Event Details

Title:Flight control system failure, Report on the incident to Airbus A320-212, G-KMAM, London Gatwick Airport, on 26 August 1993 (Recommended)
Micro summary:Following a maintenance error, this airplane experienced severe flight control difficulties on takeoff.
Event Time:1993-08-26 at 1531 UTC
File Name:1993-08-26-UK.pdf
Publishing Agency:Aircraft Accident Investigation Board (AAIB)
Publishing Country:United Kingdom
Report number:
Site of event:London Gatwick Airport
Latitude/Longitude:N5109' W00011.4'
Departure:London Gatwick Airport, West Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Destination:London Gatwick Airport, London, England, UK
Airplane Type(s):Airbus A320-212
Flight Phase:Takeoff
Operator(s):Excalibur Airways
Type of flight:Revenue
Serious Injuries:0
Other Injuries:0
Executive Summary:
Learning Keywords:Operations - Checklists/Procedures
Operations - Maintenance
Operations - Upset - Uncommanded or excessive Roll
Systems - Flight Control System
Systems - Flight Controls - Spoilers - Slats - Flaps


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